Information for employees: Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Chinese)

Information for employees about the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act 2004. This document is in Chinese.


What it contains

The OHS Act 2004 promotes increased participation by employers, employees and representatives in workplace health and safety issues. This guide explains:

  • who is and who isn’t an employee
  • the duties of employees
  • the duties employers owe to employees
  • health and safety representatives and their powers
  • the role of health and safety committees and how to resolve issues
  • when authorised representatives of registered employee organisations (ARREOs) may enter a workplace if there are concerns the OHS Act or Regulations have been contravened